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'''Colby College''' is a private university|private Liberal arts colleges in the United States|liberal arts college located near Waterville, Maine, United States. Colby was founded in 1813, and is named after prominent Baptist preacher Gardner Colby, who funded the school while it was in financial trouble. Approximately 1,800 students from more than 60 countries are enrolled annually. The college offers 54 major fields of study and 30 minors. Among national liberal arts colleges, Colby was ranked 12th by ''U.S. News & World Report'', 19th by ''Forbes'', and 21st by ''Washington Monthly''. Located in central Maine, the 714-acre Neo-Georgian campus sits atop Mayflower Hill and overlooks downtown Waterville and the Kennebec River Valley. The college competes in the NESCAC conference as the White Mules, and is a member of the Colby-Bates-Bowdoin Consortium, Colby-Bates-Bowdoin Chase Regatta|an athletic...
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